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[audio]La science de la planète -- Groks Science Show 2014-05-14 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Are modern technologies the best? What are some traditional methods we should preserve? On this episode, we discussed about earth sciences, natural disaster, fortran, and water purification with the man on the street.
Keywords: charcoal, flooding, fortran, matlab, natural disasters, seawalls, traditional, water
Downloads: 1,150
[audio]Lab in a Fishbowl -- Groks Science Show 2012-07-04
Have you ever had the feeling that you're being watched? Dr. Julie Horvath from the Nature Research Center at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences has that feeling every day; she and her lab are in the middle of a museum and viewable to the thousands of people who pass by every day. We talk to Dr. Horvath about her work, her lab, and how the Nature Research Center inspires and educates.
Keywords: Nature Research Center; Museum; Natural History; North Carolina; Julie Horvath; Groks; Science; Lab; iLab; Citizen Scientist
Downloads: 2,110
[audio]Lactoferrin and Applescript -- Groks Science Show 2005-01-19 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Milk does a body good, in more ways than one. On this program, we discussed the benefits of lactoferrin with Dr. Itsumori Harada. In addition, Adam Goldstein discussed the secrets of Applescript.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 5,599
[audio]Large Scale Universe -- Groks Science Show 2006-10-18 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
How did the universe begin? How will it end? And, what do we do in the mean time? On this program, Prof. P. James Peebles from Princeton University discussed cosmology and dark matter.
Keywords: science; physics; cosmology; dark matter
Downloads: 4,879
[audio]Laser Development -- Groks Science Show 2004-11-24 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Lasers have multiple applications, from simple pointing devices to guiding missiles. On this program, Nobel Laureate Prof. Charles Townes discussed the development of the laser.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 6,855
[movies]Lawrence Lessig @ WOS 3 Video - WOS3 Stream Team
Wizards of OS 3. The Future of the Digital Commons Panel: Launch Creative Commons Germany Lawrence Lessig, Founder of Creative Commons & Professor, Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA
Keywords: free software; free content; free infrastructure
Downloads: 216
[audio]Lebkowsky, Greene, Levin, Seiger and Doctorow - Advocacy As Application [DigiDemo2004] - Lebkowsky, Greene, Levin, Seiger and Doctorow
If we think of democracy as a social/political operating system, advocacy is a key source of "application development," where advocacy groups and processes may be seen as the applications. The Internet can also be seen as an operating system where innovative applications support interactivity and social network development. Currently we see an explosion of activity as the synergy of the two systems is increasingly obvious as campaigns focused on candidates and issues of the day successfully form...
Keywords: Digital Democracy 2004; Conference Proceedings
Downloads: 1,824
[movies]Leopold "Leo" Tötsch @ WOS 3 Video - WOS3 Stream Team
Wizards of OS 3. The Future of the Digital Commons Panel: Beyond the Unix-Paradigm? Leopold "Leo" Tötsch, Programmer, Coauthor of Perl6 Essentials / Perl6 and Parrot Essentials, 2nd ed (O'Reilly), Hernbaumgarten, Austria
Keywords: free software; free content; free infrastructure
Downloads: 256
[audio]Life at Bletchley Park -- Groks Science Show 2012-11-07 - Forrest Gulden, Joanna Rowell, Charles Lee
Bletchley Park was the center of codebreaking in the United Kingdom during World War II. It was also a place for young men and women to meet, sing, dance, act, and socialize. Sinclair McKay joins us to discuss his book, The Secret Life of Bletchley Park: The History of the Wartime Codebreaking Centre by the Men and Women Who Were There.
Keywords: Bletchley Park; Sinclair McKay; Groks; Science; Enigma; Codebreaking; Social history; World War II
Downloads: 1,758
[audio]Light Speed Travel -- Groks Science Show 2006-04-12 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Traveling near the speed of light may soon be possible thanks to recent theoretical advances. On this program, Dr. Franklin Felber discussed the physics of near light-speed travel.
Keywords: science; speed of light; physics
Downloads: 7,173 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Linguistic Ambiguity -- Groks Science Show 2010-01-20 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The English language is remarkably well-suited for many forms of humorous wordplay. But, what is it about the structure of English that makes it particularly amenable to wordplay? On this program, Prof. Dallin D. Oaks discussed the structural ambiguities of the English language.
Keywords: science; linguistics; wordplay; comedy; humor; groks
Downloads: 2,796 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Lisa Sloniowski and Mita Sen-Roy's Speech [Zap Your PRAM 2003] - Lisa Sloniowski and Mita Sen-Roy
Lisa Sloniowski and Mita Sen-Roy speak about their Iraq invasion information literacy project at the University of Windsor, at the 2003 Zap Your PRAM Conference, Cavendish, Prince Edward Island.
Keywords: Conference Proceedings; Zap Your PRAM 2003
Downloads: 365
[audio]Little Strings -- Groks Science Show 2010-06-02 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
String theory may explain the fundamental properties of the universe. But, who can explain string theory? On this program, Steven Gubser discussed the little book of strings.
Keywords: science; physics; string theory; cosmology; groks
Downloads: 3,981
[audio]Lloyd Dunn @ WOS 3 - Audio - WOS3 StreamTeam
Wizards of OS 3. The Future of the Digital Commons Panel: Art as Anticopyright Activism Lloyd Dunn Founder, Photostatic Magazine (1983-1998) and Founding Member, The Tape-beatles, Prague
Keywords: Wizards of OS 3
Downloads: 223
[movies]Lloyd Dunn @ WOS 3 - Video - WOS3 StreamTeam
Wizards of OS 3. The Future of the Digital Commons Panel: Art as Anticopyright Activism Lloyd Dunn Founder, Photostatic Magazine (1983-1998) and Founding Member, The Tape-beatles, Prague
Keywords: free software; free content; free infrastructure
Downloads: 275
[audio]Logical Leap -- Groks Science Show 2010-11-03 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
What is the process of induction and how does it benefit the progress of scientific ideas? On this program, David Harriman discussed the logical leap and inductive reasoning in physics.
Keywords: science; physics; logic; induction; reasoning; philosophy; groks
Downloads: 3,456
[audio]Long Emergency -- Groks Science Show 2006-10-25 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Oil dependence has ramifications beyond those of transportation. A shortage in its supply can affect many areas, including agriculture, business, and urban design. On this program, James Howard Kunstler will discuss this long emergency.
Keywords: science; peak oil; long emergency
Downloads: 4,058
[audio]Longevity Habits -- Groks Science Show 2006-11-22 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The prevalent image of old age is one of infirmity, but studies of centenarians demonstrate that a vibrant lifestyle is possible. On this program, Dr. Maoshing Ni discussed everyday habits for ensuring a long and healthy life.
Keywords: science; longevity
Downloads: 4,504
[audio]Love and Attraction -- Groks Science Show 2010-02-10 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Why are we particularly attracted to some people? Is there a chemical basis for love? On this program, Prof. Helen Fisher discussed the science of love and attraction.
Keywords: science; why him why her; love; attraction; psychology; anthropology; dating; groks
Downloads: 3,841 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Love and Math -- Groks Science Show 2013-10-23 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The subject of mathematics often seems dry and removed from reality. This is largely because the true beauty of mathematics is rarely conveyed when the subject is taught. On this episode, Prof. Edward Frenkel discussed the hidden reality of math and the Langlands program.
Keywords: science; math; Langlands program; Edward Frenkel; groks
Downloads: 1,532
[audio]Low Energy Space Flight -- Groks Science Show 2007-08-22 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Space travel has typically relied on conventional high energy routes, known as Hohmann Transfers, to transfer their payloads. However, low energy routes do exist, and are currently being explored. On this program, Dr. Ed Belbruno from NASA discussed low energy space flight.
Keywords: science; NASA; space flight; Hohmann; low energy
Downloads: 8,302 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Lungfish and the 'Water-to-Land' Transition -- Groks Science Show 2012-02-08 - Charles Lee, Frank Ling
Why would a fish have lungs and breathe air? What can a live fish tell us about the evolution of tetrapods? Heather King joins us to discuss how lungfish walk, and what this strange fish can teach us about the 'water-to-land' transition.
Keywords: evolution; lungfish; groks; science
Downloads: 90
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